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Visit Rangerup today Yesterday news broke that UFC middleweight Brian Stann would be joining the FOX sports crew for ACC college football. We've already seen Stann do great work outside of the cage with his MMA and Boxing broadcast career and most importantly we all know about the time he served a United States Marine. Today, on a special edition of the MMA Hour, Brian Stann officially announced his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts. Stann cited his career in football, dealing with several explosions in Iraq, and 7 years in the sport of MMA for part of the reason he's decided to leave the sport. Stann has a 3rd child on the way this fall and feels it would be "irresponsible" for him to continue in the sport. With a bright future in the broadcast booth and a long career of not just fighting in a cage, but for his country Stann has made the right decision, because it's his. Stann also admitted that he would probably continue to compete if he had ...
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Today Brian Stann decided to hang up his 4 oz gloves for good. No longer will the All American be blasting fighters with his fists of fury. Now, Stann will be a full time commentator for FOX, and will no doubt be working with the US Armed Forces in one way or another, so don’t worry about Brian, he will be well taken care of. In honor of the fighter who time and again laid it all...
Arguably one of the most popular fighters in the UFC has officially retired from Mixed Martial Arts competition. Former marine and two-division UFC fighter, Brian Stann announced on Thursday morning that he would no longer be competing professionally, citing health concerns.
Stann spoke in detail on a special edition of The MMA Hour regarding his reasons behind his decision...
Brian Stann retired four months ago.
It just wasn't until Thursday that he let the public in on his decision to step away from mixed martial arts after an eight-year career that ultimately concluded with a loss to Wanderlei Silva at UFC on Fuel TV 8 in March.
"I said it that night," Stann told FOX Sports. "I told my coach I was done. I train really, really hard...
Time to open up the notebook for this weekend. A few items to report on this second weekend of July.
Thanks Connecticut for the past 9 years. It's been real. #wheelsup #westside #LA
— Mike Hill (@ItsMikeHill) July 11, 2013
With that, former ESPN'er Mike Hill bid adieu to Bristol, CT and said hello to Los Angeles. As Awful Announcing reported last month, Mike...